STOCKHOLM/TALLINN Sweden's Alfa Laval announced on Monday a 1.73 billion euro ($1.96 billion) bid for valves maker Neles , but the Finnish firm's largest owner said the offer was not in the interest of the company, raising expectations of higher offers.
TALLINN The Estonian government decided on Monday to reverse an earlier decision to block entry to seasonal workers from outside the European Union, ending a standoff dubbed the "strawberry war" in local media.
Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia named a new finance chief on Thursday, completing an overhaul of its top executive team as it battles rivals Ericsson and Huawei [HWT.UL] for work on lucrative 5G networks.
Finnair launched a share sale on Wednesday to raise 500 million euros ($568 million) from its existing investors, almost as much as its current market value as it seeks to strengthen its finances to cope with the coronavirus crisis.
TALLINN/COPENHAGEN Danske Bank has agreed to sell its remaining Estonian portfolio to local bank LHV , marking an end to a unit that was at the centre of one of Europe's biggest ever money laundering scandals.
HELSINKI Sari Baldauf took over as chairwoman of telecoms equipment maker Nokia on Wednesday, succeeding Risto Siilasmaa who chaired the Finnish firm for eight years.
TALLINN Ride-hailing service Bolt said on Tuesday it has raised 100 million euros ($109 million) from London-based investment firm Naya Capital Management in a deal valuing the European rival of Uber at 1.7 billion euros.
TALLINN Estonia has started to test one of the world's first digital immunity passports, created by a team including founders of global tech startups Transferwise and Bolt, seeking a safer return to workplaces following the coronavirus lockdown.